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Portland Bill Lighthouse

Portland Bill and Chesil Beach are the graveyards of many vessels that failed to reach Weymouth or Portland Roads. The Portland Race is caused by the meeting of the tides between the Bill and the Shambles sandbank about 3 miles SE. Strong currents break the sea so fiercely that from the shore a continuous disturbance can be seen. Portland Bill Lighthouse guides vessels heading for Portland and Weymouth through these hazardous waters as well as acting as a waymark for ships navigating the English Channel. The Shambles sandbank is marked by a red sector light.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Todaycloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.8℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (W)
Friday, Feb 03partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 04partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Feb 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (ENE)
Tuesday, Feb 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (SE)
Wednesday, Feb 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.4℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (ENE)

Weymouth weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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